Maria's mother was an identical twin. Her mother (whom she always called “Mother”) indeed dressed the twins identically, in clothing she made in duplicate. Only when they graduated high school and left home, a small farm in Brooklyn CT, did they dress individually. These figures were part of a larger grouping but only made sense as they appear now.
Measures about 4.5" wide, 8.5 " tall, and 3.5" deep.